Air Force Tattoo and Piercing Policy - The Balance Careers

Apr 27, 2019 · In the Air Force, as of 2017, tattoos on the chest, back, arms and legs that still meet the authorized standard are not restricted by the “25 percent” rule.The 25% rule refers to 25% of the body area being covered by tattoos AND could not be visible while wearing the uniform. However, tattoos, brands or body markings on the head, neck, face, tongue, lips and/or scalp still remain prohibited.…

NEW TATTOO POLICY

Jan 12, 2017 · The new tattoo policy is effective Feb. 1, 2017. Further implementation guidance will be released in an addendum to the policy guidance. Evaluation of tattoo regulations began in 2016 in accordance with an . ... The last update to the Air Force policy on tattoos was in 2010.…